IN GAP

AROUND GAP

Less than 45 mn by car :

  • Le Sauze du Lac : « les Demoiselles Coiffées », geological curiosity overloking le Lac de Serre Ponçon.
  • The Serre Ponçon lake and its numerous water activities
  • Rousset : hydrolic dam of « Serre Ponçon » and the « Muséoscope du Lac » explaining the complete history of the dam from the village’s destruction to the creation of the dam as it is today.
  • Tallard and it’s mediaval castle and aerodrom.
  • Chorges, it’s Caturige’s center and beautifull summer market.
  • Historical castle of Montmaur.
  • The Champsaur, well known for their tarts !
  • Le Dévoluy : ski resorts and summer activities.

Further (more than 45 mn by car) :

  • Embrun and its walled town center.
  • Montdauphin fortify by Vauban, architect of King Louis XIV.
  • Le Queyras : St Véran the highest occupied village in Europe, Molines, Arvieux…
  • Briançon, the old town and Vauban’s military forts.

Retrieve lots of videos on the Youtube channel of Hautes-Alpes.